Organisational Psychology, Short Course | Part time online | University of Essex Online | United Kingdom
16 months
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5918 GBP/year
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About

This 100% online and part-time PG Dip Organisational Psychology from University of Essex Online is an employability focused programme that includes varied and applied assessment activities to help you build real-world workplace skills. 

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Overview

You will learn the principles and practices of organisational psychologists and gain transferrable skills that are valued by a wide range of professions.

Your course will cover interdisciplinary topics within the fields of business and psychology including:

  • the concept of psychological assessment at work and how to conduct this process as a practising organisational psychologist
  • the significance of human resource development within a global context
  • the nature, meaning and process of developing people in the organisation to the fullest of their capabilities
  • the main qualitative and quantitative research methods used for data collection and analysis

On successful completion of this course, you will have the opportunity to advance onto the MSc Organisational Psychology .

Why we’re great

  • One of only a few 100% online and part-time organisational psychology courses. With various start dates throughout the year, you can begin your journey towards a new career whenever it works best for you.
  • The course has been designed with an emphasis on employability from the start, including elements that focus on CV writing, oral presentations and research skills.
  • The flexible mode of study allows you to gain a respected qualification while continuing in your current career.

Your future

On completion of this Organisational Psychology programme from University of Essex Online , you will have developed the knowledge and skills that will be useful in roles in organisational development, human resources, and employee training, as well as marketing, sales and management related disciplines. This course will also be beneficial for careers within academia and research, enabling you to progress to a PhD or professional doctorate in a related field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Core Principles of Psychological Enquiry
  • Strategic Human Resource Development
  • Research Methods
  • Psychological Assessment at Work
  • Mentoring and Coaching for Organisational Effectiveness
  • Global Environment and People Management
  • Diversity Management in a Global Economy
  • Leadership and Management Development

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 16 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

University of Essex Online have regular intakes throughout the year – apply now and you could start your course soon! 

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Required

Academic entry route (if not eligible see work experience entry route)

You must have the following qualifications as a minimum:

  • an undergraduate degree from an approved institution, equivalent to a UK Honours degree, or a relevant professional qualification

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

At University of Essex Online, we believe that everyone should be able to access education. That is why we offer two different entry routes onto our PG Dip Organisational Psychology, which consider academic or work-based experience.

English language requirement

Our courses are taught in English so to study with us you must have an IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 or equivalent. If you don’t hold an IELTS or equivalent qualification, you will be required to pass a free online English test to assess your proficiency.

Work experience

Work experience entry route (if not eligible see academic entry route)

You must meet the following criteria:

  • at least 3 years’ experience (voluntary or paid) within a relevant field, supported by 2 appropriate references

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    5918 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7891 GBP for the full programme during 16 months.
  • National

    5918 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7891 GBP for the full programme during 16 months.

Funding

Our PG Dip Organisational Psychology tuition fee includes all teaching materials and required reading, and there aren’t any hidden charges for assessments or resits. 

  • Monthly payment plan available for those who are self-funding.
  • Full payment discount if you pay the full course fee upfront.
  • A range of scholarships are available subject to applicants meeting certain criteria.**
  • Postgraduate student loans are available in England for the full Masters degrees only.

Please note that you can only apply for a maximum of two discounts or scholarships.

** To find out whether you’re eligible for our scholarships contact University of Essex Online’s Admissions team.

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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